Benedanga is a village situated in Pandua block of Hugli district in West Bengal. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 96 families residing in the village Benedanga. The total population of Benedanga is 418 out of which 219 are males and 199 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Benedanga is 909.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Benedanga village is 37 which is 9% of the total population. There are 18 male children and 19 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Benedanga is 1,056 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (909) of Benedanga village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Benedanga is 86.1%. Thus Benedanga village has higher literacy rate compared to 73.9% of Hugli district. The male literacy rate is 91.54% and the female literacy rate is 80% in Benedanga village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Benedanga village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.
As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Benedanga village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 17.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.5% of total population in Benedanga village.
In Benedanga village out of total population, 149 were engaged in work activities. 52.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 47.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 149 workers engaged in Main Work, 1 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 2 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Benedanga village in Pandua.